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Colebatch, Shropshire

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Colebatch, Shropshire

Colebatch is a small village and civil parish in southwest Shropshire, England. The village lies on the A488, one mile south of Bishop's Castle, on the road to Clun. Also nearby, to the east, is the village of Lydbury North, while the hamlet of Cefn Einion lies to the west. In the village on the west side of a tributary of the River Kemp are the earthwork remains of Colebatch Castle, a small motte castle.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO3187
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

Colebatch, Shropshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Colebatch, hamlet, in par. and 1 mile S. of Bishops Castle, S. Shropshire.

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